June 2021

Let’s Talk! 651.500.7650 The Dirty Truth READY? There is no avoiding this. Thereare no short cuts. And there is definitely no“sweeping this under the rug.” Our lived-in houses are dirty! Let’s face it!We’re busy living our lives and don’t evennotice the spider...

May 2021

Let’s Talk! 651.500.7650 Thrillers, Fillers, & Spillers Plant Pots Like A Pro! I have already been to the greenhouse, boughtmy first $100 of annuals (I give myself a $200limit), planted them in my window boxes andother pots but now have to wait for...

April 2021

Let’s Talk! 651.500.7650 The Big Reveal What to do with these 60’s cabinets Just to review quickly from my March blog,my husband and I are renovating a farmhouse that has been in his family for five generations. Farmhouses tend to change a lot through the...

March 2021

Let’s Talk! 651.500.7650 MY PAINT MISTAKE and what I’m contemplating to fix it! One of my hobbies has been to renovate a farmhouse with my husband. It’s been working out great because we don’t live in it full-time. We can deconstruct spaces and then leave the...

February 2021

Let’s Talk! 651.500.7650 THE BEST COLOR TO PAINT your rooms when getting ready to sell! With the end of crispy, cold January days, the housing market is heating up for mid-winter sales. If you’re planning to sell in 2021, you had better get moving because...
March 2020

March 2020

Let’s Talk! 651.500.7650 Spring Cleaning Get Motivated and Remain Stress-Free! When March arrives here in the upper Midwest, we know we’re on the home-stretch and spring just might be right around the corner (or a couple of corners). It’s time to wake up from...
February 2020

February 2020

Let’s Talk! 651.500.7650 Inexpensive Upgrades Modernizing for Great Returns on Your Investiment The housing market is revving up again even though it seems we just said good-bye to the holidays. If you plan to list your house in another month or so, now is the...
November 2019

November 2019

Let’s Talk! 651.500.7650 Gather Together Staging Your House for Thanksgiving Yes! Houses do sell in November. There are less people looking to buy, but there are also fewer homes on the market. Job transfers, health changes, and numerous other unexpected life...

October 2019

Let’s Talk! 651.500.7650 Autumn It’s the Season to Cozy Up! When the weather turns crisp like an apple, we naturally start to spend more time indoors. And even though the furnace gets turned on, there’s something really comforting about pulling on an...

September 2019

Let’s Talk! 651.500.7650 Outside Living Even though it’s September, there’s still plenty of summer left to enjoy being outdoors. Creating “rooms” outside is a great way to extend the space in your house, whether you’re selling or staying. My family lives in an...